Makalu Barun Conservation Area is one of the famous places to visit in Nepal.The area of Makalu-Barun conservation isCovering an area is 1500 square Kilometers, in the districts of solukhumbu and Sankhuwasabha it is the world’s only protected area with an elevation gain of more than 8,000 meters.
On the other hand, There are hundreds of species of Sungabha flowers, 48 species of wild rose and 25 species of flowering vegetation out of total 30 species found in Nepal. Birds and animal of different species are found here. This is the habitat of some endangered wild animals like red panda, musk deer, ghoral, Himali thar, polar leopard etc. it is estimated that about 400 species of birds including 16 scarce species are also found here.
Moreover, the first park and conservation area to include and adjacent inhabited conservation area as a buffer. Its area is spread over the altitude of about 435 meters to the summit of Mt. Makalu (8463 meters). Barun valley treasures some of the last remaining pristine forest and alpine meadows of Nepal. This park is the storehouse of various types of living creatures, rare herbs, and useful vegetation.
The park is located in the eastern climatic zone of the Himalayas,there best time is starts in June and eases off in late September.